THE PHILADELPHIA SCHOOL - MIDDLE SCHOOL MATH TEACHER AND ADVISOR

3-13-18
Supervisor: Division Director - Grades 6 - 8
Employee Classification: Exempt

Position Summary
The Philadelphia School seeks to hire a flexible, collaborative educator with a deep interest in progressive education and a constructivist approach to teaching and learning mathematics. The successful candidate will work closely with middle school colleagues and families to teach and support all children. Responsibilities include designing and implementing curriculum, advising students, and collaborating across disciplines and grade levels.

Values/Characteristics
The Philadelphia School values educators with a deep interest in social justice and a commitment to personal and professional growth. Our creative program demands that the candidate have interest in integrating curriculum. Experiences in environmental and outdoor education are a plus. In addition, we are looking for someone with strong interpersonal and communication skills and interests or experience in Growth Mindset and Responsive Classroom/Developmental Design practices.

Years of Experience
3-5 years of teaching in the late elementary grades and/or middle school is preferred.

Educational Background
A minimum of a bachelor’s degree in education, with a master’s degree preferred.

Qualified candidates should send a cover letter, resume and a philosophy of education statement to employment@tpschool.org

The Philadelphia School is an equal opportunity employer and actively seeks to promote diversity in its many forms; candidates of color are encouraged to apply.